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Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

Been watching a lot of Cary Grant films lately. Only Angels Have Wings is quite different from many I’ve seen in that the primary romance really takes a back seat to other inter-character relationships and the central plot. 208 more words

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"I'd like to kiss ya, but I just washed my hair."

Bad girl Bette Davis and working boy Richard Barthelmess in Cabin in the Cotton (1932) 

CICLO WESTERN | The Spoilers (Los Usurpadores) 1942

Es curioso como con los años la palabra spoiler se ha convertido en uno de los vocablos más utilizados en el mundo del celuloide y la pequeña pantalla, y es que entendemos que spoiler se cuando alguien o algo anticipa la trama y el desenlace de una película, libro u obra. 516 more words


Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2015!

From left to right: Al Jolson & Rin Tin Tin, Richard Barthelmess & Mary Astor, Clara Bow, Will Rogers & Myrna Loy, and Rudolph Valentino.

Classic Film

SPOTLIGHT: Dramatic Pre-Code Davis (II)

Welcome to a new Film Friday and the start of our spotlight series on the Pre-Code work of the untamable Bette Davis (1908-1989). Though this diva of the silver screen’s best and most well-known work came in the late ’30s and ’40s after the enforcement of the Production Code, Davis made severable notable Pre-Codes in her earlier career. 901 more words


The Last Flight (William Dieterle, USA, 1931)

Even devoted cinephiles might have trouble placing Richard Barthelmess today. Casual film fans might remember him as Rita Hayworth’s husband in Howard Hawks’ Only Angels Have Wings… 1,638 more words